Welcome to Holker Hall & Gardens - Holker Hall

Welcome to Holker Hall & Gardens


Holker Goes Wild for the Summer Holidays!

Lots of wild activities at Holker during the summer holidays for adventurers big and small!

Lots of wild activities at Holker during the summer holidays for adventurers big and small! Whether old or young our Wild Holker activities let you discover a whole new side to the Holker Estate. Learn about its wild nature, discover one of the largest icehouses in Cumbria on our guided walks or explore Roudsea Woods and Mosses with expert guides from Natural England.

Guided Discovery Walks every Wednesday at 2pm with a Holker ranger. See if you can spot the deer in the Parkland and discover the amazing icehouse. £3.50 per person.

Wild and wonderful craft activities every Thursday and Sunday, 11.30am and 1.30pm (1 hour sessions) £5 per child.

Make your own fun with a Wild Holker Little Explorers Kit. Follow the clues to discover some of Holker's wild secrets. Available to buy at the Holker Gift Shop - £4.75.
Or test your navigational skills with a Geocaching kit. Decode the clues and follow coordinates around the Holker Parkland. £4.75 from the Holker Gift Shop.

Go Wild in the Woods with wildlife safaris with Natural England on 22 August from 12.30pm to 3pm. Set out from Holker and head for Roudsea Woods and Mosses National Nature Reserve on a search for bugs, beasties and rare species. £3.50 per person.

Visit the Holker kiosk or call 015395 58328 to pre-book or simply pay on the day!

The Ilex Bar & Brasserie

Open for lunches - including a very special Sunday lunch -
and Friday and Saturday evenings. Click for more information.


2017 Opening Dates
Cafe, Food Hall and Gift Shop open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
from 3rd February to 24th March, 10.30am - 4pm. 

Main Season - Hall & Gardens, Cafe, Food Hall and Gift Shop

Saturday 25th March to Sunday 29th October, Wednesday to Sunday (& Bank Holiday Mondays) 10.30am - 5pm  (Hall 11am - 4pm)


Latest News
Thursday, February 9, 2017

Holker launches new spring market

As Holker Hall & Gardens continues its plans to develop a fresh and engaging annual calendar of events, organisers at the historic venue have this week announced plans to launch a new spring market in May.

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Upcoming Events
Sunday 26th March 2017

Mother's Day

Friday 7th April 2017

Fizz Friday

Thursday 13th - Sunday 16th April 2017

Easter Activities

Friday 14th April 2017

Good Friday Afternoon Tea

Sunday 14th May 2017

Holker Art Market